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Today’s Activities

Watch and Read

Use this website to access Life Science – Bones

Go to Week 1, Day 5 Click on “Take Me There” to watch the story and then read the book.

For the book “You Have Healthy Bones,” click on the “Read Along” button to have the story read to you as you follow along.

Here are the important words in the story: bones, blood, organs, doctor, exercise, safely, helmet

Talking Math: Day 5

Use this worksheet to answers the questions below:

If 8 more elephants came to the watering hole how many elephants would there be? (1.OA.C.6)

Visit this site to find out more fun facts about elephants.

What math story problems can you make up about elephants?

Use this tutorial to make an origami elephant.

Recommended children’s book: There is a Bird on Your Head by Mo Willems

Use the adapted worksheet to get more counting practice. 



Dance Like an Animal to this video! After the video, make up your own animal moves and have your family guess which animal you are.

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Teaching Tips

Accessibility Feature

Turning on transcripts for YouTube Videos [PDF]

Speech and Language

Answer the 5 Ws about the informational book “You Have Healthy Bones:”

1. WHO has 300 bones in their body? WHO has 206 bones?
2. WHAT might happen if you didn’t have any bones?
3. WHEN should you go to the doctor?
4. WHERE should you wear pads when you are riding a bike or skating?
5. WHY shouldn’t you jump from high places?

More 1st Grade Lessons

Additional lessons are available for this grade level by pressing “More Lessons” above, or selecting a lesson below:



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Outdoor Safety

Outdoor Safety

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Going Camping!

Going Camping!

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